August 7

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August 19, 2022

August 7th is the 219th day of the year (220th day in leap years) in the Gregorian solar calendar. As of today, there are still 146 days left in that year.

Event

A.D. 2112 (1569) - King Bayinnaung Taungoo dynasty He defeated the Ayutthaya Kingdom. cause an event The first loss of Ayudhya A.D. 2112 (1569) - King Mahindrathirat died in Hongsawadee. 1927 - The Peace Bridge connecting Fort Erie, Ontario, Canada and Buffalo, New York, USA, was opened for the first time. 1960 - Ivory Coast gained independence. 1965 – The day of the cracking of the guns: The Communist Party of Thailand first launched an armed attack against Thai government forces at Ban Na Bua, Khok Hin Hae Subdistrict, Renu Nakhon District, Nakhon Phanom Province. 1965 - Singapore secedes from the Federation of Malaysia. 1974 – Filipi Petit, a French acrobat who climbs the wire between the two World Trade Center towers. His story was screened in the film Climb the Hell's Horizon on October 15, 2015. 1976 - Viking Project: Viking 2 enters Mars orbit. 1998 - US Embassy bombing 1998: Terrorists detonate a bomb at the US Embassy in Dar es Salaam. Tanzania and Nairobi, Kenya, have killed 224 people and injured more than 4,500.

Birthday

A.D. 860 (AD 317) - Emperor Constantius II of the Roman Empire. 1862 - Victoria of Baden queen of sweden 1912 - Vo Ji Cong, 2nd President of the State Council of Vietnam (died 8 September 2011) 1937 - Prince Charles of Luxembourg (to